About the Facilitator
Ros is a dynamic, well-informed, energetic and creative presenter, able to adapt her presentation style to a wide range of audiences, no matter the size or age. Ros has been running wellbeing programs, laughter sessions and workplace wellness and happiness programs for diverse groups for many years.
Ros also lectures in Health Promotion and Public Health at La Trobe University. She has a Master of Public Health and Post Graduate qualifications in Health Promotion. She has worked in various capacities in the community, government and corporate sectors, and for many years was a regular contributor to Wellbeing magazine.
She is a popular presenter, and with a broad academic and professional background can tailor programs to individual and group needs. Ros recently was featured on ABC TV News Breakfast show for her innovative 'Laugh out Loud' program for residents in multiple aged care facilities. She was also on The Project (Channel 10) and featured in The Age online about an exciting and innovative laughter yoga program for dialysis patients at Monash Health.
Ros is a member of the Association for Applied Therapeutic Humor, The International Society for Humor Studies and the Positive Psychology Association.
For more information:
La Trobe University staff profile
Laughlife Facebook Page
La Trobe University UniNews special feature on the Laugh out Loud (LOL) program
Laughter yoga for dialysis patients:
Laughter yoga research Deakin University News
ABC TV News clip on the Laugh out Loud (LOL) program
La Trobe University Podcast on Laugh out Loud (LOL) program
Laughter yoga consultant for Miamba - The Spirit of Good Health